The best way to understand the impact of the MSC program is through those involved.
Meet the people behind sustainable seafood
The MSC program is a collective effort that could not exist without the many fishers around the world who work to safeguard stocks, ecosystems and their own livelihoods.
Fishing is more than just a job, it forms the backbone of many communities. When you buy seafood with the blue MSC label you’re not only helping preserve fish stocks, but also a way of life
Read about the passionate people bringing sustainable seafood to your plate.
More about fishing communities and impacts
Fish is an important source of food and income for communities around the world. For many people, sustainable fishing is a necessity, not a luxury.
The MSC is working with NGOs, governments, retailers and funders around the world to create a pathway to sustainability for small-scale fisheries and fisheries in developing countries.